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Dodgers’ Ramirez leaves after getting hit by pitch

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has left the game against the San Francisco Giants after getting hit by a pitch on the top of his left hand. The team says X-rays on his hand were negative.

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Fight Schedule

At Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, N.Y. (ESPN2), “Boxcino” middleweight tournament semifinals: Vitalii Kopylenko vs. Willie Monroe Jr.; Brandon Adams vs. Raymond Gatica (8 rounds).

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This Date In Baseball

1892 — In the first Sunday game in National League history, Cincinnati defeated St. Louis 5-1.

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Wasted opportunities come back to haunt Dodgers

San Francisco Giants' Hector Sanchez singles in the game-winning run during the 12th inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco won 3-2.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A blown save by Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning. A weak groundout by Andre Ethier in the 12th with the potential go-ahead run at third base. A costly wild pitch from Brandon League not long after that.

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Angels’ bullpen blows another lead in loss to A’s

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun, center, is helped off the field by manager Mike Scioscia, right, and assistant athletic trainer Rick Smith during the 11th inning of a baseball game on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. The Athletics won 10-9. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — After the bullpen blew a lead in spectacular fashion for the second straight night, not even Mike Trout’s late homer could rescue the Los Angeles Angels from another disheartening loss.

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